Emergency Services - 3/3/14


Information is compiled by the Union-Bulletin staff from the official logs and records of area law enforcement and emergency service agencies. Readers with any information on these or other crimes should call the local police or county sheriff’s department. By law, victims of crimes may request through law enforcement agencies that their names not be released to the media. Theft and vandalism reports were filed Saturday, Sunday and today unless otherwise noted.

Walla Walla

Fence damaged in a hit-and-run near the intersection of Whitney Road and Plaza Way.

A credit card, $150 and a derringer-style pistol reported stolen from Allstate on West Tietan Street.

An iPhone reported stolen from a residence in the 1200 block of North Ninth Avenue.

House ransacked in a burglary reported in the 200 block of North Spokane Street.

Two 20-gallon propane tanks reported stolen in the 1300 Whitman Street.

Two leather women’s wallets, valued at $220, reported stolen from La Colombina.

A 28-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of assaulting her homeless, 38-year-old boyfriend.

A 14-year-old boy attempted to steal a half-gallon of whiskey from Safeway on Rose Street by hiding the jug in his trousers. The teen was arrested and lodged at the Walla Walla County Juvenile Justice Center

Three teens attempted to steal four bottles of alcohol, valued at $115.96, from Safeway on Plaza Way by smuggling the booze out of the store in a diaper bag. Police arrested an 18-year-old girl on a warrant and issued citations to an 18-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl.

Walla Walla County

A motorist lost control of his vehicle while attempting to pass a slower car on Highway 12 near the Snake River Bridge. No injuries reported, but a deputy noted he witnessed two more non-injury collisions on the icy road while traffic attempted to change lanes to avoid the first collision.

A vehicle slid off the road due to icy road conditions on Old Highway 12 west of Frenchtown Road.

A one-vehicle rollover collision due to icy road conditions on Old Highway 12 east of Last Chance Road. Minor injury reported.

One-vehicle collision reported at the intersection of Hood Road and Lone Fir Road.

College Place

Television reported stolen in the 600 block of West Whitman Drive.

Vehicle egged in the 300 block of Southeast Mountain View Drive.


Burglary reported at the Milton-Freewater Cemetery. Leaf blower reported stolen.

A concerned citizen reported someone burning wire in a burn barrel near Allen and Woodrow streets.

Office burglary and attempted vehicle theft reported at Locati Farms Inc. on Stateline Road.

Umatilla County

A concerned citizen in Weston reported witnessing a hooded man crawl into the window of a house, then leave the home via the front door with a “loaded down backpack.”


CP Police

Forrest P. Swant, 18, 1966 S. Wilbur Ave., Walla Walla, Sunday. Charge: investigation of driving while intoxicated.


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